She's a DOLL!! A Real Fashion Icon! Barbie Does DVF: Fashiontribes LA Story Salutes the Diane Von Furstenberg Barbie!
Nearly every girl in the US has had a Barbie doll in her lifetime. Now there is one for the littlest fashionistas as well as us grown-up girls who never quite left our "lust" for Barbie-ness behind. What happens when you combine the fashion savvy of Diane von Furstenberg and littlest fashion icon, Barbie? "It’s a Wrap " Barbie.. courtesy of designer von Furstenberg.
Designer Diane von Furstenberg and Barbie® doll celebrate the popularity of von Furstenberg’s signature Wrap dress with the Diane von Furstenberg Barbie® doll. Hitting stores in early December 2006, the collector Barbie® doll makes the perfect gift for fashionistas of all ages.
The Diane von Furstenberg Barbie® doll celebrates the hugely popular Wrap dress — famous in the 1970s and currently back in vogue — with a fresh, cosmopolitan look featuring the signature von Furstenberg look with a pink-and-white iconic twig printed wrap dress..
Ever so chic, Barbie does her DVF dress proud by coming completely decked out with earrings, bracelet, and a DVF inspired purse. Ready for another day of city-inspired life, the Diane von Furstenberg Barbie® doll is prepared to jet-set across the world for another exciting adventure which includes a newspaper, suitcase and passport.
“Diane von Furstenberg and Barbie® are both fashion-forward and timeless, making them fashion favorites for girls and women of all ages,” said Chuck Scothon, general manager and senior vice president, Girls, Mattel Brands. “We’re incredibly proud to align Barbie® with such an iconic designer who has inspired and empowered so many women over the years with her chic designs.”
“Barbie® represents a confident and independent woman with an amazing ability to have fun while remaining glamorous for over 47 years,” said Diane von Furstenberg. “The modern wrap dress is the perfect way to capture Barbie® doll’s timeless and sophisticated glamour.”
Where do you find these amazing dolls?
Beginning early December 2006, the Gold Label™ Diane von Furstenberg Barbie® doll will be available at select Diane von Furstenberg boutiques, Bloomingdales (Manhattan/59th Street and San Francisco locations), FAO Schwarz and www.BarbieCollector.com for an approximate retail price of $99.95.